Keenan Kampa inspires students at 2014 Grand Rapids Ballet Summer Intensive
The Grand Rapids Ballet Summer Intensive program brings some of the world’s leading ballet talents to teach student participants. This year, award-winning ballerina Keenan Kampa of the Mariinsky Theatre, comes to the Grand Rapids Ballet as a Summer Intensive faculty member on June 23-July 3. Kampa’s rise to fame as the first American to become a member of the historic Mariinsky Theatre in St. Petersburg Russia, is an inspirational story to all aspiring dancers. Kampa teaches the students about more than proper ballet technique, she inspires them to work hard and pursue their dreams.
By Adrienne Warber | The Examiner
Read the story at The Examiner | Published: July 4, 2014